The Job Market
The Research Master's in Archaeology and Heritage places a strong emphasis on employability. You will acquire a range of transferable skills, from research design to data analysis and communication strategies, and actively engage with experts in your chosen specialisation, which will enable you to pursue a career in archaeology and the wider heritage sector.
This includes careers in national and international organisations such as UNESCO and ICOMOS, museums, national parks, historic site management, local government, marketing and public relations, the civil service, law, and police authorities.
An Academic Career
This programme offers a solid preparation for a career as an academic researcher and puts you in an excellent position from which to successfully apply for a PhD position at any world-class research university. Whether you choose to continue your research in the fields of heritage or archaeology, you can rest assured that this programme will provide you with a unique skill set and the in-depth knowledge to help you to achieve your ambitions.
Your diploma is not a farewell
After graduating, you don't have to say goodbye to the University of Amsterdam! We are happy to help you develop your career. You can join the young alumni programme, which will assist you in mapping out your career. And as an alumnus, you can also still use the Student Careers Centre.